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I shouldn’t say Tivo sucks; I admit I’m doing something obscure and geeky with the file share of music. But, while I’m complaining about home electronics, I do have a basic Tivo complaint: they need to be the cable box. In Raleigh, we had a PVR that was built in to the cable box. Compared […]


About 5 years behind the curve, I decided that it would be nice to rip all our CDs, box them up, put them in the basement, and play the full music collection on shuffle. To start, I got an external hard drive and the nifty Linksys NSLU2. The NSLU2 is a $79 Linux server with […]